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Channing Frye to sign four-year $32 million deal with Orlando

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And another free agent announces their decision: Channing Frye will soon sign a higher-than-expected four-year $32 million deal with the Orlando Magic. The 31-year-old big man sharpshooter had a phenomenal comeback season for the Phoenix Suns last year. After missing all of 2012-13, he averaged 28.2 minutes in starting every single game for the surprise

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NBA Draft Rumors: Cavs shopping Orlando’s draft picks?

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With the NBA Draft less than 24 hours away, the Cleveland Cavaliers are reportedly hitting the phones with ferocity in attempt to gauge value within the trade market. The latest comes from ESPN.com’s Chad Ford who says that the Cavs have been shopping Orlando’s draft picks—picks 4 and 12—in attempt to see what players they

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With Johnny Manziel, Things Will Be Different. Right?

In the fleeting moments after LeBron James launched a miraculous 3-pointer at the buzzer from what was about Ashtabula to defeat the Orlando Magic in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference Finals matchup in 2009, I had a thought. It was hard to decipher over the jubilant swearing, the man-on-man hugging and the overall ecstasy

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Cavaliers

Kyrie Irving mastering the art of “The Return”

It was just three years ago, almost to the week back in 2011, when an 18-year-old Kyrie Irving took to the basketball floor for the first time in what was a three-month span. Having sustained multiple torn ligament in his right big toe, Irving, one of the college game’s most heralded prospects, rejoined his team

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Cavaliers

Cavs Earn Second Road Win of the Season, Top Orlando 109-100

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I had really low expectations heading into Friday’s game. I couldn’t help it. The Cavs (9-13) entered the evening just 1-10 on the road and man, have they had some stinkers. They haven’t had the greatest track record of getting up for… less than stellar competition. They were blown out by the Hawks, they were

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Everything you need to know about new Cavs forward Earl Clark

When Earl Clark was the the No. 14 pick in the 2009 draft, he probably never expected to be in this position four years later. But here he is now, a 25-year-old with the opportunity to provide depth and length to the young Cleveland Cavaliers. Cavs general manager Chris Grant still has more work to

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While We’re Waiting… Keith Dambrot’s sensational story

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While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com. This was a great story. Another little-known fact in Keith Dambrot’s amazing journey? He coached my brothers’ Jewish Community Center CYO team in the

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Box Score: Cavaliers 118, Magic 94

Goodness gracious, Cavs fans, this was a fun one. The good guys outscored the Magic 67-43 in the second half en route to a dominant victory Saturday night in Orlando, the team’s second largest win in the post-LeBron era (27 points vs. Bobcats on Feb. 6). The tremendous road win also represents a complete turnaround

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Cavaliers

Three in a row! Cavs beat Magic 119-108

What? The Cavs have another three game win streak? Two in one season? A guy could get used to these things. Kyrie Irving led Cleveland with 24 points (along with eight assists and six boards) and Marreese Speights and Wayne Ellington came off the bench to score 18 and 14, respectively, and the Cavaliers beat the Orlando

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NBA Trade Rumors: Marshon Brooks Could be Included in Deal with Nets

With the Cleveland Cavaliers rumored to be the third team in a deal which would help the Brooklyn Nets land center Dwight Howard, latest reports say that the deal could hinge on the Cavs also acquiring second-year swingman Marshon Brooks. With the Orlando Magic unwilling to take on power forward Kris Humphries, the Cleveland Cavaliers

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Box Score: Magic 102, Cavaliers 94

The Cavs dropped their second straight game on Friday night, falling to the Orlando Magic at the new Amway Center. Dwight Howard controlled the paint for Orlando, grabbing 16 rebounds while adding 19 points. Anderson Varejao, who’s been brilliant of late, tried to match the franchise center with 12 points and 15 rebounds of his

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Cavaliers

Magic Thump Cavs (Again), More Lineup Changes Coming

Alright, Cavs fans… Tell me if you think this sounds familiar: ” That was the bottom line and we have to find a way to [play hard] for 48 minutes. [...] “The biggest thing is always, from a coach’s standpoint, that the one serious thing that I have control over is minutes. If guys are not

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Baron Davis Settling in as the Cavs’ “Fifth Assistant Coach”

The trade that brought Baron Davis to Cleveland was deemed logic-defying by some, but the man that many consider to be an overweight, unmotivated malcontent has done nothing but make the Cavalier coaching staff continue to heap praise his way. Though he is questionable with back spasms that likely occured from playing too soon after

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Cavaliers Preview Game #47: Cavs at Magic

Cleveland Cavaliers (8-38) vs. Orlando Magic (30-17) Amway Center, Orlando, Fla. Sunday, January 30, 2011 7 p.m. EST, FSOH/WTAM The Cavaliers are 1-29 in their last 30 games, and despite those sad results, are forced to face the Orlando Magic and Miami Heat on the road for their next two games. There were some points

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Cavs’ Scott Unsure How to Pay $35K Fine

Cavaliers head coach Byron Scott was recently fined $35,000 for his comments regarding NBA officials, specifically those in Friday night’s game against the Orlando Magic.  Coaching in the league for what is now his 11th season, Scott had been dinged for smaller violations in the past, but never one of this magnitude. Given this, Scott

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